Subdivision process halted

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Discovery of an old family cemetery has halted progress on a new housing development off Highway 101 in Greer.

Graves, dating back to the 1800s, were found just north of the Lake Cunningham Fire Department several weeks ago, causing the City of Greer to issue a stop work order at the 25-acre plot of land.

Candidate filing concludes Aug. 17

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The deadline for candidates to file for the City of Greer’s November election is approaching, and so far, there has been no activity.

Filing closes at noon on Monday, Aug. 17.

Greer City Council district seats one, three and five are up for grabs, as well as the offices of mayor and commissioner of public works.

The iCan Bike Camp, hosted by the YMCA of Taylors, is back for its third year this week at Taylors First Baptist Church. Volunteers at the event help teach children with disabilities how to ride a bike independently. Above, Teddy Brandon  practices skills with the guidance of  Sarah Hood.  More than 80 people signed up to help volunteer.

Like riding a bike

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Special needs children from around the area are learning to ride a bike for the first time this week.

They are participating in the third annual iCan Bike Camp, hosted by the YMCA of Taylors at Taylors First Baptist Church.

Taylors plans to rebrand

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A community that has seen its fair share of recent buzz is getting set to assume a new identity.

Taylors TownSquare, a non-profit organization, and Arnett Muldrow & Associates recently teamed up to establish a new brand for Taylors, creating a town logo, tagline and signage for local streets.


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